Custom WordPress Theme vs Bought Template: Which Is Best?

Custom WordPress Theme vs Bought Template: Which Is Best?

When building a WordPress website, should you use an off-the-shelf template or invest in a custom WordPress theme? Is the cookie cutter approach right for you, or should your wesite be bespoke? Read on to learn what the key differences are and why many developers prefer one option over the other. You’ll also discover the main benefits of each and gain insight into making the right choice for your own site.

(more…)

Read More
How much does Afterpay charge merchants?

How much does Afterpay charge merchants?

We’ve recently had to integrate Afterpay in to some of our clients’ Shopify stores and found during the process the same question kept coming up. How much does Afterpay charge the online shop? So we decided to investigate…

(more…)

Read More
How to choose a website host

How to choose a website host

Over the years we’ve had the opportunity to work with many website hosting companies – good and bad. There are many factors that you need to weigh up when choosing a website hosting company – but when all other features of the provider have been considered – try our one simple tip below to finding a good website host. (more…)

Read More
Best WordPress plugins of 2014

Best WordPress plugins of 2014

One of the best things about WordPress is the fantastic WordPress plugin community. If you need WordPress to do something, chances are somebody has built a plugin that can already do it. Here we list of some of the best WordPress plugins of 2014. (more…)

Read More
Using virtual machines

Using virtual machines

For the uninitiated, Virtual Machines (VM’s) are a software and/or hardware solution which simulate a completely separate computer environment on an existing computer.

This ‘Virtualized’ environment acts as if it were a second computer sitting next to your current computer .

This technology allows you to,  for example,  run a different operating system from within your current one.  (E.g You can run Windows XP in a Virtual Machine from within Windows Vista).

(more…)

Read More